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Eryngium giganteum (Miss Willmott's Ghost)

An absolute classic cottage garden biennial with a brilliant architectural presence and will self-sow
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1 x 9cm pot

3 x 9cm pots

50 seeds (157002)

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Details:

Type
Biennial or Short-lived Perennial
Position
Border (Middle)
Soil
Broad Tolerance
Flowers
July - September
Height
90cm (36in)
Group/Species
giganteum
Common name
Sea holly
Moisture
Well-drained
Aspect
Full Sun
Spread
45cm (18in)
Cultivation
Choose a planting spot with fairly dry, well-drained soil that is poor to moderately fertile. Full sun is essential as is protection from winter wet.

Description

An absolute classic cottage garden biennial with a brilliant architectural presence and will self-sow.

Care Tips

Choose a planting spot with fairly dry, well-drained soil that is poor to moderately fertile. Full sun is essential as is protection from winter wet. The seedheads are a valuable feature so leave a few to use over winter. Avoid root disturbance.